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The Gospel of Thomas on Reunifying the Self

Lecture no. 10 from the course: Gnosticism: From Nag Hammadi to the Gospel of Judas

The Gospel of Thomas on Reunifying the Self

Taught by Professor David Brakke | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

Explore core religious concepts in the Thomas gospel, highlighting its view of salvation as the overcoming of divisions, finding unity with oneself and with Jesus. Investigate the symbolic role of baptism in stripping away the old self and healing dualities, and study the gospel’s advice on how to live in the world.

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January 14, 2016
This professor is intellectually both in depth as well as flexible, a first rate intellect.

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